Archives for Family & Consumer Sciences

Faculty take the classroom to New York and Washington, D.C.

January 18, 2017 | Communication | English | Theatre | FCS | Business | Five academic areas visited the Washington, D.C., and New York Dec. 31-Jan. 9 for a 10-day course counting for one to three credit hours. Students toured the Capitol, NBC Studios and the 9/11 Memorial and Museum and visited with alumni. This was the first year for the English department to participate,
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Categories: Academics, Department, and University.

“Child life broadens your horizons. You can go on so many different aspects…”

College of Sciences | Family & Consumer Sciences For many students, college is a time to explore, learn and discover what they want to pursue. This can mean changing friend groups, changing study habits and, often, changing majors. Joelle Whitlock, senior child life specialist major, has been a part of many different departments during her time at Harding but is passionate about where she has
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Categories: Students.

“I feel like family and consumer science is a good mission platform…”

College of Sciences | Family & Consumer Sciences Incorporating her faith into the future workplace, Rachel Perry plans to use her FCS education major as her chosen ministry. “I feel like family and consumer science is a good mission platform,” Perry said. “This is where I feel like God has put me. This will be my method of affecting the world for a greater purpose.”
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Categories: Students.

FCS to host Rock ‘N’ Roll Runway fashion show

November 10, 2015 | FCS The department of family and consumer sciences is hosting a rock ‘n’ roll-themed fashion show Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. in Cone Chapel of the Burks American Heritage Building. The cost is $5. Rock ‘N’ Roll Runway will feature styles of clothing based on the late 60s and early 70s and rock ‘n’ roll music. Junior fashion merchandising major Brittany
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Categories: Department, Recent Events, and University.

Family and consumer sciences department chair named

May 13, 2015 | Provost Larry Long has named Dr. Denise Fisher the new chair of the University’s department of family and consumer sciences effective August 1. Fisher replaces Dr. Beth Wilson, who wishes to return to full-time teaching duties at the end of the summer. Wilson has served as department chair since 1984 and has been on the departmental faculty since 1971. At Harding
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Categories: Faculty & Staff and University.